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INSIDE: Ultimate guide to Superloo Taupo. 

Hot showers.

Hot showers are the thing you miss the most when freedom camping around New Zealand.

If you are freedom camping in Taupo, you don’t have to worry about missing out.

Enjoy $2.50 HOT SHOWERS at the Superloo!

Find all the details below. 

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Guide to SuperLoo Taupo HOT SHOWERS for travellers!

Head straight to the Superloo Facility in Taupo city, pay your $2.50 and enjoy 4 minutes of divine hot water raining down on you.

Look out for the yellow-and-white SUPERLOO sign on the corner of Tongariro street and Story place.

It’s easy to spot.

And it’s right next door to the awesome Taupo playground.

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Hire Towels and More at Taupo Superloo

Travelling light?

You can also purchase:

  • Locker Hire – $2 a day
  • Towel Hire – $3
  • Soap – 50 cents
  • Shampoo – 50 cents
  • Other toiletries are also available. Please ask.

Strangely, you also have to pay to use the public toilets.

It’s 50 cents per entry.

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Parents Room at Super Loo Taupo

Kids under 5 are free, and can use the standalone public toilet in the Parent and Caregivers room.

There’s a quiet space to breastfeed, and nappy changing facilities in here too.

The Superloo was one of the first user-pays facilities to be developed specifically for the travelling public.

Yay for Taupo Council looking after their freedom camper overnight visitors. 



Correct at time of publication on Roam the Gnome. Please check with venue for updates. We apologise in advance if there have been any changes we are unaware of. All prices in AUD dollars, unless otherwise stated

Address: This Superloo site is situated on Tongariro Street, beside the traffic lights.
Opening Hours: 8am to 5pm

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How to get to Superloo Taupo

By Bus: Catch the Intercity Bus from Napier to Taupo. Exit at the Taupo i-SITE and walk 100 metres.

By Car: 

  • From Napier direction on Napier-Taupo road, turn right at the final T intersection near Lake Taupo, onto Lake Terrace/Thermal Explorer Highway.
  • Follow this along for 2km until you reach Tongariro Street.
  • Turn right, then turn left onto Story Place, just after Superloo.

Superloo Parking

Free parking in Story Place carpark.

Taupo Superloo Map 

Facilities at Superloo NZ

Nearest takeaway coffee and/or food options: 

  • Subway, Dominos, Burger Fuel and Lone Star are around the corner on Roberts Street.
  • Plus, there are plenty of cafes too.

Disability access: Yes

Toadstool Rating – Freedom Camping Taupo Superloo Showers 

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